Episode 1: Building Meaningful Friendships

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By Joy for the Journey with Tammy Whitehurst and Lauren Reeves, Tammy Whitehurst, and Lauren Reeves. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Fewer and fewer people know how to have good, lasting relationships. In this episode, Tammy and Lauren discuss the ever growing problem of isolation, depression, loneliness, and suicide and offer hope in building meaningful friendships.

REFERENCES MENTIONED DURING BROADCAST:

Refrigerator Rights: Our Crucial Need for Close Connection by Dr. Will Miller and Dr. Glenn Sparks

Statistic mentioned from Duke and North Carolina Universities: McPherson, M., Smith-Lovin, L., & Brashears, M.E. (2006). American Sociological Review, 71, 353-375.

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